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Accountant

Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Industry:
Salary: RM 7,000 - RM 9,999
Contact Name: Maheswary Kandasamy
Contact Email: maheswary.kandasamy@ellwoodconsulting.com.my
Job Published: March 26, 2018 11:50

Job Description

About the role

Our client is an award-winning manpower specialist that provides candidates across the Oil & Gas, Power, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Chemicals, Mining and IT sectors worldwide. They provide guaranteed staffing solutions, sourced from a global talent pool by a dedicated, discipline specific team of over 650 staff.

 
 

Your responsibilities

  • Support month end process and reconciliations within deadlines and instructions.

  • Ensure that accounting records are thoroughly maintained in preparation for independent audits. 

  • Maintain adequate and current documentation of the systems of internal control.

  • Ensure that all processes and decisions are in line with local legal requirements. Where applicable, ensure appropriate communication with all business partners and support business partners in financial decisions, if required.

  • Provide recommendations to improve existing processes and financial systems and suggest alternatives where appropriate.

  • Maintain a solid working knowledge of technical accounting skills. Participate in or manage Finance related projects as needed.

  • Manage timely completion of detailed accounts reconciliation and follow-up/resolving open items for specified tasks.

  • May develop, implement and/or maintain one or more accounting modules (AP/AR, Fixed Assets, General Ledger).

  • May determine methods and procedures on new assignments and provide guidance to more junior colleagues.

  • May assume overall responsibility for small size legal entity or regional tasks. Perform other duties as assigned.

 
 

You will have

  • Degree in Accounting or equivalent recognized by MIA. Professional qualification such as ACCA, CPA, CIMA or equivalent are preferred.

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant working experience.

  • Possess strong analytical skills, ability to make quick decisions and achieve deadlines.

  • Good knowledge in tax and GST compliance.